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Table 1 Clinical manifestations presented by the victims described in the study

From: Report of 15 injuries caused by lionfish (pterois volitans) in aquarists in Brazil: a critical assessment of the severity of envenomations

  Intense Moderate Discrete Total
Erythema 12 (80.00%) 3 (20.00%) 15 (100%)
Edema 15 (100%) 15 (100%)
Local heat 15 (100%) 15 (100%)
Pain 14 (93.33%) 1 (6.6%) 15 (100%)
Blisters 1 (6.6%) 15 (100%)
Skin necrosis 15 (100%)
Nausea/vomit 2 (13.33%) 15 (100%)
Dyspnea 15 (100%)
Fever 2 (13.33%) 15 (100%)
Muscular weakness 15 (100%)